Subject: Re: xterm tty ownership
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 07/03/2007 16:22:14
In article <200707031140.l63BeOUo028090@wheel.duzan.org>,
Gary Duzan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> For a couple weeks I've been getting:
>utmp_update: /dev/ttyp?: Is not owned by you
>every time I open an xterm. ls shows:
>crw--w---- 1 user tty 5, ? Jul 3 07:32 /dev/ttyp?
>If I ssh into the box, the ownership is set properly.
What are the permissions of xterm, utmp_update?
Did you compile your kernel with COMPAT_BSDPTY?
ls -l /dev/ptm*